Winston Zhang, CEO of FlipHTML5, said, "We are excited to help users create digital zines
to express their ideas through text, images, and videos.
are a versatile, low-cost addition to any library that serves a teen population.
are messy; they're hard to define and they make things feel a little bit uncomfortable.
If you have the flexibility to consider maker projects beyond STEM kits, are eager to amplify diverse voices, or simply want to broaden the range of activities available to makers, zines
may be for you.
, like all texts, are created for specific purposes.
, which show a full spectrum of highbrow and lowbrow printing methods, are self-published material that are handmade, then photocopied.
have their roots in small press and fan magazines communities in the 1950s and 1960s and are self-published periodicals covering a wide variety of subjects, including, those dedicated to punk and musical styles, poetry and literature, religion, science fiction, fantasy, ecology, politics, feminism, sports, among others.
Garvey's inclusion of a wider and deeper range of literary precursors for zines
, though debatable, underscores Michelle Comstock's sensible focus on the little and fan magazine communities of the 1950's and 1960's--associated as they are with the Beat movement and the underground, countercultural press--as the nearest sources for the origins of zines
such as Maximum-RocknRoll, riot grrrl, Cometbus, Ben Is Dead, and Rant.
This is evidenced through the popularity of literary and poetry zines
at national Zinefests throughout the country and abroad.
The book begins with an overview of Eichhorn's analyses and theoretical orientations and then moves into three case studies, each focused on a collection: the zines
at the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History & Culture, in the David M.
There will also be a DEAR time (Drop Everything And Read) section, and a zine
wall for zine
makers who were unable to register in time for a place to showcase their zines
at the fair.